MOVIES

FALL 2013

SEPT 9 (First Monday)
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED

In this cross-cultural romantic comedy, a middle-aged widower and a cancer survivor meet at their childrens’ wedding in Sorrento. LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED is hilarious, touching and inspiring as a rousing toast to those with courage to transform their lives.

SEPT 23 (Mid-Monday)
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

THE HUNT

A divorced daycare worker, Lucas, is hoping to gain custody of his teenage son when he is accused of improper conduct by a friend’s daughter. A modern day witch hunt targets Lucas with rumours, innuendo and lies. The exceptional skill of … Continue reading

SEPT 30 (Last Monday)
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

UNFINISHED SONG

Two great performances carry this love story. Terrence Stamp stars as the awkward, bitter Arthur who is depressed because his wife, Vanessa Redgrave, is terminally ill. As the illness progresses he rediscovers parts of himself that he will need in order … Continue reading

OCT 28 (Last Monday)
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

 

KON-TIKI

The film chronicles, with breathtaking visuals, Heyerdahl’s bold journey from Peru to Polynesia. As one of the last examples of “scientist as adventurer” he sets out to prove his theory that settlers of Polynesia could have come from South America … Continue reading

NOV 4 (First Monday)
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM

TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM is a documentary shining a light on the subject of back-up singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the late 20th century. The work of these singers has defined countless songs and records that … Continue reading

NOV 11 (Mid Monday)
4, 6:30 & 9 PM

RENOIR

The movie, as beautiful as a Renoir painting, is set in the Cote d”Azure in 1915. Renoir is grieving the death of his wife and enduring the ailments of old age when a beautiful, young model rejuvenates him. She, also, … Continue reading

JAN 6 (First Monday)   4, 6:30 & 9 PM

WADJDA

This is Saudi Arabia’s first-ever submission to the Academy Awards, the first film by a female director and one of the first shot in Saudi Arabia. It is a deceptively simple story about a determined young girl who dreams of … Continue reading

JAN 13 ( Mid Monday)   4, 6:30 & 9 PM

THE ART OF THE STEAL

Released from prison after his brother double-crossed him on their last caper, Calhoun connects with the old gang for one final heist to steal a well-guarded historical book. Loyalties are thrown into question and hidden agendas appear. The director, Sobol, … Continue reading

JAN 20  (Last Monday)   4, 6:30, 9 PM

ALL IS LOST

Alone at sea and alone on screen, Robert Redford, using only twelve lines of dialogue, gives a remarkable performance that encapsulates his six decades of stardom. Adrift on the Indian Ocean in his badly damaged yacht, he must battle the … Continue reading

FEB 3  (First Monday)   4, 6:30 & 9 PM

INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS

INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS recounts a week in the life of a fictional folk musician in early 60s New York. A gorgeous opening scene introduces a delightfully rumpled and bearded Oscar Isaac as he sings in Greenwich Village’s Gaslight cafe. Despite … Continue reading

MAR 3 (First Monday)   4, 6:30 & 9 PM

WATERMARK

Q & A  with Director, Jennifer Baichwal at each screening A visually arresting and enlightening film documenting our engineered manipulation of water and the far-reaching repercussions of abusing this valuable resource. Celebrated landscape photographer, Burtynsky, captures the images as Baichwal … Continue reading

MAR 10 (Mid-Monday) 4, 6:30 & 9 PM

SIDDARTH

A “chain wallah”, Mahendra, who makes a living mending zippers, sends his 12 year-old son to another province to work in a factory. When he fails to return home after a month Mahendra begins a search for him. Faced with … Continue reading

MAR 24 (Last Monday) 4, 6:30 & 9 PM

GABRIELLE

GABRIELLE is a tender film about a developmentally challenged young woman with William’s syndrome, and her quest for independence and sexual freedom. Does everyone have a right to be loved? Living in a group home, musically talented Gabrielle falls for … Continue reading

MAR 31, (First Monday) 4, 6:30 & 9 PM

LE WEEK-END

Bracing, prickly and full of passion, LE WEEK-END is an interesting love story of a couple still together after 30 years. Theyv’e chosen to return to Paris where they honey-mooned. By turns comic and deadly serious, LE WEEK-END is full … Continue reading

APR 14 (Mid-Monday) 4, 6:30 & 9 PM

THE INVISIBLE WOMAN

This is a passionate period drama about the secret love affair of Charles Dickens and Nelly Ternan. She was a young performer of 17 at the beginning of the affair when he was 45. Their secret, tumultuous affair inspired characters … Continue reading

APRIL 28 (Last Monday) 4, 6:30 & 9 PM ***AT THE GAYETY***

CAS AND DYLAN

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byvLtULljRg Richard Dreyfus stars as Dr. Cas Pepper, a grumpy surgeon, travelling from Winnipeg to B. C. with his small dog. Before leaving, he meets Dylan, an aspiring young writer, with demons of her own. Each of them is trying … Continue reading

MAY 5 (Mid-Monday) 4, 6:30 & 9 PM

LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON

Kore-Eda’s film is a touching, low key drama telling the story of two sets of very different parents whose worlds are turned upside down when they learn that their six year old sons were switched at birth. One family lives … Continue reading

MAY 12 (Last Monday) 4, 6:30 & 9 PM

THE LUNCHBOX

In Mumbai, more than 5000 dabbawallas navigate streets to deliver lunches to husbands at work prepared by housewives. This remarkable feat, without use of technology, out of seeming chaos, has been the subject of case studies in logistics and an article in … Continue reading